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Justice delays health law's birth control mandate

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WASHINGTON (AP) - The New Year brings with it enactment of President Barack Obama's health care overhaul.

However, Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor has temporarily blocked part of it: A provision to require some religion-affiliated organizations to provide health insurance for employees that includes birth control.

Government officials have until 10:00 Friday morning to respond.

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